The California Competes Tax Credit is an income tax credit available to businesses who want to come, stay, or grow in California. Tax credit agreements are negotiated by GO-Biz and approved by a statutorily created “California Competes Tax Credit Committee,” consisting of the State Treasurer, the Director of the Department of Finance, the Director of GO-Biz, and one appointee each by the Speaker of the Assembly and Senate Committee on Rules.
For fiscal year 2017-18, GO-Biz will accept applications for the California Competes Tax Credit during the following periods:
- July 24, 2017 through August 21, 2017
- January 2, 2018 through January 22, 2018
- March 5, 2018 through March 26, 2018
Please refer to the Notice Fiscal Year 2017-2018 for more information.
California Competes Tax Credit Contact Information
For questions or technical assistance, we are available by email or by phone at (916) 322-4051.